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Dwayne Johnson & The Rock Biography

Who is Dwayne Johnson? 

May 1972 Dwayne Douglas Johnson was born in Hayward,California, United States. His father, Rocky Johnson, was a professionalwrestler while his mother, Ata Maivia, was the daughter of a wrestler. His father is of Black Nova Scotian origin,while his mother is of Samoan heritage, which explains his exotic looks.

Childhood of Rock 

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January 1974 He lived in New Zealand for a brief periodwith his mother and attended the Richmond Road Primary School, before returning to theUnited States where he enrolled at the Freedom High School.

Teenage years

March 1980 He was an athletic teenager and participatedin several sporting activities. He played football and was also a member ofthe school's track and field, and wrestling teams. Johnson was also arrested multiple times forfighting, theft, and check fraud before the age of 17.

Collage and football

March 1991 His favourite sport was football and he receiveda full scholarship from the University of Miami to play defensive tackle. However, an injury dashed his dreams of afootball career. He graduated in 1995, with a Bachelor of GeneralStudies degree in criminology and physiology.

Becoming wrestler

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March 1996 He decided to train as a wrestler and receivedhis initial training from his father. Dwayne Johnson made his WWF debut as RockyMaivia and won the WWF Intercontinental Championship from Hunter Hearst Helmsley on Monday NightRaw the next year.

Marries with Garcia

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May 1997 Dwayne Johnson married his long-time girlfriendDany Garcia. They have a daughter, Simone Alexandra. After ten years of married life, they decidedto part ways amicably in 2007.

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December 1997 He eventually changed his ring name to ‘TheRock’ and established himself as a successful professional wrestler with several titlesunder his belt. His wrestling prowess combined with his ruggedgood looks made him very popular among the female fans and soon he started receivingoffers to appear on the small and the big screen.

WWF Champion

November 1998 Dwayne won his first WWF Championship, becomingthe promotion's very first African-American world champion, winning the ‘Smoking Skull’belt. He went on to become a 10-time world champion.

Paving way to Acting

March 2000 After appearing in a music video, he hosted‘Saturday Night Live’ in 2000. He made his motion picture debut as The ScorpionKing in the opening sequence of the film ‘The Mummy Returns’ in 2001.

Shifting career

March 2004 The Rock has been listed as one of the all-timegreatest professional wrestlers as well as one of the top draws in wrestling history. He last hosted a pie-eating contest, as partof the WWE Diva Search, and The Rock's contract with WWE then ended. He started his full-time acting career thesame year.


January 2006 Johnson founded the Dwayne Johnson Rock Foundation,a charity working with at-risk and terminally ill children. He also made a donation to the Universityof Miami to support the renovation of its football facilities.

Dating Lauren Hashian

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February 2007 Soon after his divorce from Dany Garcia, Johnsonstarted dating Lauren Hashian. He first met her in 2006 while shooting for'The Game Plan'. Their first child, Jasmine Johnson, was bornin December 2015, while their second child, Tiana Gia Johnson, was born in April 2018. They got married on August 18, 2019, in Hawaii. March 2009Box-Office Hits In the initial years, Dwayne Johnson provedhimself as an actor with movies like ‘The Game Plan’, ‘Race to Witch Mountain’which opened at No. 1 and became huge box office hits. February 2011The host of Wrestle Mania XXVII The Rock was revealed as the host of WrestleMania XXVII, appearing live on Raw for the first time in almost seven years. He gave multiple impeccable appearances onthe show following seasons.

Fast and Furius series

May 2011 Dwayne Johnson is most famous for his portrayalof Luke Hobbs in the Fast and the Furious movie franchise. All the movies starring him in the franchisehave been super-hits, and he has received considerable praise for his acting skills.

2012 Seven Bucks Production Johnson founded the entertainment productioncompany Seven Bucks Productions with ex-wife Dany Garcia, which has since produced severalhit films.

YouTube channel started

June 2016 Johnson started a YouTube channel titled "TheRock" with the help of online personality Lilly Singh. His first video was called "The YouTube Factory"and featured several internet stars.

The Roch Established

April 2016 The Rock Consistently ranked among the world's highest-paidactors, Johnson made the Time 100 Most Influential People in the World list.


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August 2019 Retirement Plan! The Rock officially announced his retirement from professional wrestling, however soon announced that he would be making an appearance on SmackDown's 20th Anniversary, marking his first appearance on SmackDown since October2014 and his first televised appearance since April 2016.

The Road ahead

February 2021 Dwayne Johnson has left his mark in both wrestlingand acting. He performed in numerous movies since hisinitial days and gave many hits. He is currently working on several film projects,including the 10th instalment of the Fast and Furious franchise and the Suicide Squad. His motto is, “Wake up determined, go tobed satisfied.” 

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